Category Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day

While I was making my Easter cards a couple of months ago, I started thinking ahead to upcoming holidays – Mother’s Day being one of them. I used some of my pastel hued scraps to put together the base for this card.

Erica Hofstetter ~ Zunky Chic ~ Mother's Day

Then I added a layer of sparkly tulle and several pink flowers. I dug through my stash of alpha stickers to find the perfect tiny letters in a complementary color.

 

 

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Mother’s Day Jewelry

Now that we’re done with Easter, we have to get ready for Mother’s Day. We’re also getting busy with birthdays.

For my mom, I made a sterling bird’s nest necklace that has each of our birthstones as the “eggs” in the nest. I added a little pearl to the top for my niece’s birthstone (the only grandchild).

I wrapped the nest in an old book page and tucked it inside a glassine bag that I decorated with a tag. The background is a leftover piece of a watercolor painting I did. I added scraps of paper and ribbon and a Crafty Secrets image.

I also made a pair of earrings using some of my Vintaj stash. If you’d like to purchase these, send me an email. I like them too much to list them on etsy, but you might be able to convince me to let them go 🙂

I used Vintaj solid brass findings and fili...

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